Rio Grande School

  • Rio Grande School's mission is to challenge each child's intellect, to inspire each child's imagination, and to nurture each child's desire to learn.
  • Rio Grande School's families come from all over the nation as well as New Mexico.
  • We welcome interested families to contact the school for a tour.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Independent Schools Association of the South West (ISAS)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded1978

Student Body

Total Students158 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 48%
Students by GradeRio Grande School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size18 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
30%
Acceptance Rate
75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorRachel Gantt

Sports

Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsBasketball, SwimmingBasketballSwimming,

School Notes

  • Rio Grande School's mission is to challenge each child's intellect, to inspire each child's imagination, and to nurture each child's desire to learn. Rio Grande School's families come from all over the nation as well as New Mexico. We welcome interested families to contact the school for a tour.
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